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Rota White-eye Zosterops rotensis



References

Amidon, F. A. 2000. Habitat relationships and life history of the Rota Bridled White-eye (Zosterops rotensis). Thesis. MSc, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Amidon, F. A.; Haas, C. A.; Morton, J.M. 2004. Breeding biology of the endangered Rota Bridled White-eye. Wilson Bulletin 116: 342-346.

Berry, L.; Taisacan, E. 2008. Nest success and nest predation of the endangered Rota White-eye (Zosterops rotensis). Wilson Journal of Ornithology 120(3): 618-619.

Camp, R. J.; Brinck, K. W.; Gorresen, P. M.; Amidon, F. A.; Radley, P. M.; Berkowitz, S. P.; Banko, P. C. 2015. Current land bird distribution and trends in population abundance between 1982 and 2012 on Rota, Mariana Islands. Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management 6: 511-540.

Craig, R. J. 1999. Conservation of endangered white-eyes (Zosteropidae) in the tropical Pacific.

Craig, R. J.; Taisacan, E. 1994. Notes on the ecology and population decline of the Rota Bridled White-eye. Wilson Bulletin 106: 165-1678.

Engbring, J., Ramsey, F.L. and Wildman, V.J. 1986. US Fish and Wildlife Service, Honolulu, USA.

Fancy, S. G.; Snetsinger, T. J. 2001. What caused the decline of the Bridled White-eye on Rota, Mariana Islands? Studies in Avian Biology 22: 274-280.

IUCN. 2017. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2017-3. Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 5 December 2017).

IUCN. 2018. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2018-2. Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 15 November 2018).

U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2001. Additional protection for the Rota Bridled White-eye proposed. 'Elepaio 61: 72.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2004. Endangered and threatened wildlife and plants; Endangered Status for the Rota Bridled White-Eye (Zosterops rotensis) from the commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Federal Register.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2006. Draft recovery plan for the Nosa Luta or Rota Bridled White-eye (Zosterops rotensis).

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2007. Recovery plan for the Nosa Luta or Rota Bridled White-eye (Zosterops rotensis).

Williams, S. 2004. Endangered and threatened wildlife and plants; endangered status for the Rota Bridled White-eye (Zosterops rotensis from the Commenwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Federal Register 69(14): 3022-3029.

Zarones, L., Colon, M.R., Ha, J.C. and Ha, R.R. 2013. Effects of foliage-invertebrate availability and forest structure on the abundance of the critically endangered Rota White-eye Zosterop rotensis in Rota, Mariana Islands. Bird Conservation International 23(4): 454-462.

Further resources

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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Draft Recovery Plan

Media resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Zosterops rotensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/10/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/10/2022.